Wednesday, September 12, 2012
The following information was supplied by the White Lake Township Police Department. Arrests and charges do not indicate convictions.
White Lake Township Police arrested a man at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 10 near Kohl's, 7375 Highland Road, for stealing a pair of tennis shoes, according to a police report. The man walked in to the store, put on a new pair of tennis shoes and placed his shoes into the box on the rack, the report said. Employees saw him leave the store wearing the tennis shoes, according to the report, and police found him walking down the side of the road nearby. The shoes were worth $160. Police arrested him, issued a citation and released him. White Lake Township Police responded 2:30 p.m. Sept. 8 to a report of retail fraud at Bed, Bath and Beyond, 9050 Highland Road, according to a police report. A man took a stand-up mixer worth $400 from a store shelf to …
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
It's the moment many White Lake area residents have been waiting for, by the end of the week JoAnn Fabric will be open for shopping.
The White Lake JoAnn Fabric is set to officially open Friday, joining Bed, Bath & Beyond in the former Farmer Jack space. For months residents have been patiently awaiting the opening of the store. In addition to the opening, a grand opening event for both JoAnn Fabric and Bed, Bath & Beyond is expected in early August. The store will be open Sundays from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., and Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. A 20 percent off coupon is available on the JoAnn Fabric website, and good through July 28. What is one item you can't wait to purchase at the White Lake JoAnn Fabric?
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The popular home goods store is officially open, and will have a small grand opening event Saturday.
It's official, the long-awaited White Lake Bed, Bath & Beyond is open. The store opened at 9 a.m. Tuesday, and had several customers perusing the aisles at 9:30. Christa Mallinger, district customer service manager with the store, said corporate will be sending out fliers this week with details on a grand opening event Saturday. In addition, Mallinger said the store has several services they can offer to customers including a college checklist and pack-and-pickup service that allows families to purchase items for college at their store, then pick up those items at a Bed, Bath & Beyond closest to your child's college. "It's a great service that helps to eliminate some of the hassle of moving," Mallinger said. The store is open Monday-…
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
With the addition of a Jo-Ann Fabrics and Bed, Bath & Beyond, we want to know what other stores you want in White Lake.
This week marks the launch of a new feature, Talk About Town. Every Wednesday, White Lake Patch will pose a question about White Lake to the community, and we want to hear your answers. Let us know in the comment section below. Today's question comes on the heels of the announcement that a Jo-Ann Fabrics and Craft store and a Bed, Bath & Beyond outlet will be locating at the former Farmer Jack site, filling one of the largest vacant storefronts in the township. After the article appeared on our site, many of you stated other stores you'd like to see. The stores ranged from a Trader Joe's to a Best Buy. We want to know: What stores and restaurants do you want to see come to White Lake?
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
New stores will fill the former Farmer Jack building.
In spring 2012, White Lake Township will be home to a Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store and a Bed, Bath & Beyond outlet. The two businesses will fill the former Farmer Jack building along M-59, near Fisk Road. The site will be redeveloped, according to township planner Sean O'Neil, and split into two storefronts. "We are incredibly excited to have that vacant building filled with two well-known and popular businesses," O'Neil said. The property had been vacant for more than five years, after the Farmer Jack chain was shut down. Since that time, the rumor mill has steadily churned out whispers of stores that might fill the space. "We couldn't be happier to have these two businesses coming into the township," Supervisor Greg Baroni said. "You …